Coronavirus advice for beekeepers

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What does this involve?

The Scottish Government has published advice for beekeepers on how to look after their honey bees safely during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. It explains how to continue good beekeeping practices, effective stock management and health checks while observing government guidance on physical distancing and other coronavirus control measures.

It also includes links to additional guidance on bee welfare and safety measures.

Am I eligible?

Anyone can use this service.

What does this cost?

This is a free service.

Who is this for?

Beekeepers and anyone who works with honey bees in Scotland.

Important information

This guidance will be updated as necessary as the coronavirus situation develops.

Next steps

Visit the Scottish Government website for more information and to read the full guidance.

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